Community Support / Job Coach

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Website BCRC - Beaver County Rehabilitation Center

Community Support and Employment Services

This is a Direct Support Professional role in which you will function as a Community Support / Employment Specialist or Job Coach. You will play an important role in providing services to individuals who may have: intellectual disabilities, autism, physical disabilities, behavior health disorders and/or mental health diagnosis as they work to overcome vocational barriers and live lives that are more independent. Experience working with individuals with disabilities helpful but not required. Ongoing training will be provided.

A typical day might include:

o Coaching clients in identifying and pursuing employment opportunities including networking with area businesses, researching the job market, resume writing, and interviewing skills.

o Equipping clients to gain independent life skills such as: riding public transportation, ordering at a restaurant, social skills and peer interaction, managing their money, and much more.

o Identifying and creating activities for our clients to reach individual goals through community events or volunteerism.

o Providing oversight in avocational workshop, mobile worksites, or through volunteer opportunities.

o Developing simulated job tasks and conducting vocational classes.

o Implementing vocational and independence based classroom activities with goal-specific outcomes.

o Documenting client case notes and outcomes.

o Coordinating client goals with a Program Specialist.

Full and Part time – Opportunities in Beaver County:

· Beaver, PA location is typically Mon-Fri daylight between 7:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m., requires some flexibility to provide support to our clients with evening and weekend employment. Part time is 3 – 4 days week.

· Center Township location in Aliquippa, PA is daylight hours Mon-Fri between 7:15 a.m.- 3:15 p.m. Part time is Monday – Wednesday – Friday

Benefits:

BCRC offers a robust employee benefit package for Full time staff that is designed for employee needs and the needs of their family. Comprehensive benefits for staff who qualify include competitive compensation; health insurance; vision insurance; dental reimbursement plan; retirement plan; short-term/long-term disability insurance; life and AD&D insurance. Full time and part time employees receive – Paid time off plus 11 paid holidays. Extensive training and educational opportunities.

Please forward resume to apply or visit website for application. 

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

COVID-19 considerations:
BCRC continues to follow the recommendations of the PA Department of Health, and the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) regarding COVID–19 to take actions that are in the best interests of our clients and staff, as well as for our friends and neighbors.

 

To apply for this job please visit www.bcrc.net.

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